Indian star crickters Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav became the first pair of Indian left-arm spinners to take seven wickets or more in an ODI encounter. The duo achieved the feat during India's five-wicket win over West Indies in Barbados, in July 27 match. While Kuldeep was the pick of the Indian bowlers with figures of 4/6 , Jadeja took three wickets for 37 runs.
Bangladesh One Day International (ODI) Captain Tamim Iqbal announced retirement, on July 6. The shocking announcement came ahead of the ODI World Cup 2023, putting an end to his 16-year-old cricket career. Tamim was extremely emotional and in tears as he made the announcement, "This is the end for me. I have given my best. I have tried my best. I am retiring from international cricket from this moment."
Pakistani Cricket team will be getting a visa for entering India and playing the One Day International (ODI) match. According to sources, India will be hosting the ICC World Cup 2023, scheduled in October-November. However, it is yet unclear if the green team will be travelling to India, and play the fifty over game, after earlier India refused to travel to Pakistan and play Asian tournament.
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Indian cricketer Deepak Chahar suffered an ankle twist injury, and is set to rule out of the Indian One Day International (ODI) against South Africa. On October 9, the sources said, due to injury Chahar is likely to miss the remaining two games. The source added, "So it will be team management's call if they would like to risk Deepak as he is in T20 World Cup stand-by list."
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Rohit Sharma Overcomes Kane Williamson To Become Visiting Batsman With Most ODI Runs Scored In England
India skipper Rohit Sharma has overtaken New Zealand captain Kane Williamson to become the highest ODI run-scorer as a visiting batsman in England on July 12. Rohit currently has 1411 runs in 25 innings, surpassing Williamson's previous best of 1393 runs in 23 innings. Rohit and Shikhar Dhawan also carved their names in history by becoming only the fourth opening partnership in ODI history to reach 5000 runs together.
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All-India Senior Selection Committee announced the team for three-match ODI series against West Indies, which will be contested from July 22-27. Shikhar Dhawan has been named captain, and Ravindra Jadeja vice-captain. India's team for three ODIs: Shikhar Dhawan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan,… read-more
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Jos Buttler of England might take over as the white-ball team's captain in lieu of Eoin Morgan, who is considering retiring from international cricket, said a report. Morgan has only scored one century since his team won World Cup in 2019 and failed disastrously in recent two one-day internationals he played against Netherlands at Amstelveen. Since 2015, Jos… read-more
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After the third One Day International (ODI) between West Indies and India, Twitter got frenzy on Virat Kohli, who got dismissed in two-ball duck. After winning the toss, India chose batting and secured 265 runs. Kohli previously got dismissed in the same fashion during the February 11th match, in Ahmedabad. Netizens gave mixed (bad/good) reactions. India won two ODIs against WI in WI series, started from February 6.
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KL Rahul will lead the Indian team in the three-match ODI series in South-Africa, as Rohit Sharma failed to recover from the hamstring injury. The decision to not send Rohit to South Africa was taken keeping that frequent injury, and other events in mind, including the World cup events in the coming two years, Chetan Sharma, Chairman of selectors said. Moreover, Jasprit Bumrah will be Vice Captain.
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BCCI had given Virat Kohli a chance of voluntarily stepping down as the ODI Captain, but he reportedly turned it down. Furthermore, the board did not address the captaincy change, but mentioned the new captain in a tweet, while announcing the 18-member squad for Test series against South Africa.… read-more